Napoli sporting director, Mauro Meluso, has revealed that Victor Osimhen is close to penning a new contract with the Serie A champions
Osimhen has less than two years remaining on his current deal with the Partenopei.
With European big guns including Chelsea and Arsenal circling around the Nigerian , Napoli are desperate to hold on to their talismanic striker.
The 24-year-old is expected to sign an extension with a release clause of one hundred and thirty to one hundred and forty million euro inserted into the contract.
Osimhen has scored seven times in 12 league appearances for Walter Mazzarri’s side this season.